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The Anchor

8 S Main St, Wilmington, VT 05363-9720
+1 802-464-2112
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (84 reviews)
“salad” (48 reviews)
“lobster roll” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
8 S Main St, Wilmington, VT 05363-9720
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In a recent visit to Mount Snow, we found this gem of a seafood restaurant. The dishes seem fairly traditional with an Italian influence (like fra diavolo, pasta sides, etc.), and are well prepared. I was very pleasantly surprised to find steamer clams on the...More

Thank HAD232
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Make sure you get a seat at the bar as this was all of the atmosphere was. The King Crab Legs are to die for and this was definitely our favourite restaurant in Wilmington. Check out the Sterling and Hall Merlots, both were great bottles...More

Thank Joanna A
Reviewed 21 December 2017

It is the same menu same choices same specials......and in a seafood restaurant how can you not make your own tartar sauce?

Thank Lorishere60
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We often go here and have great meals. The food is delicious and the restaurant is really convenient in the town of Wilmington

Thank JanieMayJones
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

This is my go-to restaurant when I’m hungry. Large portions. Lots of comfort foods. One of only a few places I’ll eat seafood this far from the ocean. Cocktails are on the small side. Salad is usually a bit wilted, but that’s what salad dressing...More

Thank Christopher L
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

In the area for Thanksgiving with the family and of course we went out to dinner before the holiday. The food was still Good but the reception, waitress and the kitchen were out of step.

Thank Donald T
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We ate twice at The Anchor while in Wilmington. The food was excellent! We especially enjoyed the mussels in red gravy appetizer. Would love to have it again with a side of linguine with the same sauce.

Thank lvmoll
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Ample portions of good food. The only place I eat fish this far from the ocean. Very popular and busy in season. Professional friendly staff. Great prime rib and fresh vegetables. Good desserts. Large and small groups treated well. The duck is always great. I’ll...More

Thank Christopher L
Reviewed 26 October 2017

No wait. Great food. Fair Pricing. LOVED everything. I even tried seafood items I have never had before the waitress walked me through how to eat steams. The steamers bowl was HUGE. Everything was amazing.

Thank Capa795
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Always a must visit on every trip we have taken to Wilmington.Wonderful food no matter what you order.This visit we waited 45 minutes for a table which was well worth waiting for however when we were finishing our dinner our waitress asked if we would...More

Thank cory717
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Response from Jane H | Reviewed this property |
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Yes they do, they also have a New Mexican reastrant on the property.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 S Main St, Wilmington, VT 05363-9720
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 802-464-2112
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